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Pune University MBA in Biotechnology Admission 2013

Admission Notice 2013

MBA (Biotechnology) Admission 2013

Biotechnology (BT) is being acclaimed as the new frontier for knowledge development at international as well as national level

The biotech industry is booming in India as well as all over the world

Since Biotechnology is a knowledge intensive industry, it is expected that India will have a competitive advantage and will be able to take full advantages of this opportunity, as has happened in the case of the I.T. industry

To ensure that this opportunity is fully utilized and developed for national economical benefit, a vital need will be trained manpower, both technological as well as managerial

 

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University of Pune has launched a two year full time MBA program in biotechnology (MBA Biotechnology-MBA-BT) from the academic year 2002-03

Seats: The MBA-BT program at the University of Pune admits 60 students each year

There is a provision to admit international students also

Eligibility Criteria: A candidate who has either passed with minimum 45% of marks in aggregate (40% in case of reserved category candidates from Maharashtra state only) or appeared at the final year examination in any bachelor’s or master’s degree in Sciences (general or special with Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Genetics, Life Sciences, Marine Biology, Microbiology, Physics, Zoology etc), Agriculture, Ayurveda, Medicine, Engineering, Pharmacy, Technology, Veterinary Sciences, Technology Engineering from a university recognized by the Association of Indian University (AIU) would be treated as eligible for the entrance examination (ATMA test), as part of admission procedure

The candidate would not be treated as eligible for admission to MBA (Biotechnology) program for the academic year 2013-14 unless he/she passes his/her graduation on or before 30th September, 2013, despite appearing for the ATMA test and group discussion and personal interview conducted by the Dept of Management Sciences, University of Pune, Pune-411007 for the academic year 2013-14

Admission Procedure: Candidates should appear for ATMA test

The Association of Indian Management School (AIMS) conducts a common written test for admission to various management courses at different management schools in the country

This test is known as AIMS Test for Management Admission (ATMA)

For details please visit website www.atmaonline.in

Candidates desirous of taking ATMA should first collect online application kits, which are available at ATMA Office, Sinhgad Institute of Management and Computer Application, S.No-49, Off Westerly Bypass, Pune-Mumbai Express Way, Narhe, Pune-411041, Tel 020-24391742, Telefax -20-24699830, Email ID chairpersonatma@gmail.com or visit www.atmaonline.in

The ATMA entrance exam is scheduled on 17th February, 2013

Candidates should appear for group discussion and personal interview (GD/PI) at PUMBA

The candidates who appear for ATMA are expected to appear for the group discussion and personal interview (GD/PI) conducted at the Dept of Management Sciences, University of Pune (PUMBA)

Selection Procedure: The candidates have to qualify ATMA test (scheduled on 09th December, 2012 or 17th February, 2013) and also appear for GD/PI conducted at the Dept of Management Sciences

If the candidate fails to appear for ATMA test or GD/PI, he/she will not be eligible for the admission

GD/PI is scheduled from 03rd June, 2013 at the Dept of Management Sciences, University of Pune

The batch wise details will be available on department’s website and notice board from 18th May, 2013

Application Form: The candidates who appear for ATMA are required to submit the form for further admission process (the group discussion and personal interview to the Dept of Management Sciences, University of Pune, (PUMBA)

The duly completed admission form for GD/PI has to be submitted to the Dept of Management Sciences (PUMBA) office along with a demand draft of Rs 900/- (for open category) and Rs 700/- (for reserved category)

The last date of submission is 30th April, 2013

The forms will be accepted on all working days between 11.00 a.m. to 05.00 p.m.

The demand draft should be drawn on any Nationalized Bank, in favor of the Registrar, University of Pune, payable at Pune

The candidates will have to produce the following original certificates and documents before presenting himself/herself for the GD/PI test; ATMA score card; statement of marks and passing certificates for SSC (Xth standard); statement of marks and passing certificates for HSC (XIIth standard); statement of marks for bachelor’s/master’s degree examination; bachelor’s/master’s degree certificates; domicile and nationality certificate; caste certificate; caste validity certificate; non-creamy layer certificate (if applicable)

Important Dates

Last date for receiving completed application at DMS (PUMBA) for GD/PI: 30th April, 2013

Group discussion/personal interview: 03rd June, 2013 onwards

Announcement of merit list: 15th June, 2013

Counseling for admission: 28th June, 2013

Induction and start of classes: 10th July, 2013

University of Pune (PUMBA)

Dept of Management Sciences, University Campus, Pune-411007
Website https://pumba.in